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OBMS Dedication

Ormond Beach Middle School
November 2012

On October 24, 2012, Ormond Beach Middle School students and staff were joined by community dignitaries, Volusia County Schools’ representatives, and members of the design and construction teams to celebrate the successful completion of the new Ormond Beach Middle School.

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Ormond Beach Middle School
August 2012

Over the past month the H. J. High team has worked closely with the Volusia County School District implementing the plans for getting the new classroom buildings ready for student arrival. H. J. High workers assisted with the distribution of educational supplies and materials to the classrooms, as well as assisting with the assembly of new tables and bookshelves.

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Ormond Beach Middle School
June 2012

Over the past month the H. J. High team has worked closely with the Volusia County School District implementing the plans for relocating the teachers and their instructional materials out of the last of the old classrooms. H. J. High workers assisted with the relocation of the instructional materials out of the old buildings and portable classrooms. Demolition of old buildings 24, 25, 27, and 28 has begun and the old portables are being removed from the site. Salvaging and recycling efforts are well underway.

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Ormond Beach Middle School
May 2012

Over the past month the H. J. High team has worked closely with the Volusia County School District finalizing the plans for relocating the teachers and their instructional materials out of the last of the old classrooms. This effort also included the planning for salvaging useful items and decommissioning the existing mechanical and electrical systems all in preparation for demolition of the remaining buildings.  Plans have been finalized for the removal of the portable classrooms as well, and the District and school personnel appear ready for this exciting transition.

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OBMS April Aerial

Ormond Beach Middle School
April 2012

Over the past month the H. J. High team has worked closely with the Volusia County School District in preparation for relocating the remaining school staff into their new buildings. Our team met with school and district employees to ensure all of the warehousing, furnishings, IT, internet and phones are ready to be moved. Packing materials are being distributed to the teachers for the classroom belongings and as soon as the school year ends, H. J. High will assist in relocating the classroom furnishings to the new buildings.

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OBMS March Update Aerial

Ormond Beach Middle School
March 2012

Over the past month H. J. High has worked closely with the Volusia County School District through several matters involving the specific requirements for lightning protection of the campus. Our team worked with the Architect and Electrical Engineer of Record to fully define the extent of lightning protection particularly for the peripheral structures (i.e. walkway covers and field storage buildings). Drawing from the experience of the trade experts and test authorities, the H. J. High team assisted the Owner in full understanding of the lightning protection system and its benefits.

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